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USSR333IntroA resolution relating to the death of the Honorable Carl Levin, former Senator for the State of Michigan.
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2021-08-02
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB2578IntroA bill to extend the moratorium on residential evictions, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-31
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR330IntroA resolution relating to the death of the Honorable Mike Enzi, former Senator for the State of Wyoming.
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2021-07-30
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSR331IntroA resolution designating August 11, 2021, as "Hip Hop Celebration Day", designating August 2021 as " Hip Hop Recognition Month", and designating November 2021 as "Hip Hop History Month".
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2021-07-29
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5193; text: CR S5182)
USSB452EngrossProvides for the award of a Congressional Gold Medal to Willie O'Ree or, if unavailable, to a member of his family, in recognition of his contributions and commitment to hockey, inclusion, and recreational opportunity.
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2021-07-28
Held at the desk.
USSR316IntroA resolution to authorize representation by the Senate Legal Counsel in the case of AO Alfa-Bank v. John Doe, et al.
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2021-07-22
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5056; text: CR S5054-5055; Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S5055)
USSR306IntroA resolution to authorize representation by the Senate Legal Counsel in the case of Jennifer Grappell v. Alberto M. Carvalho, et al.
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2021-07-15
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S4932; consideration: CR S4933; text: CR S4931)
USSJR14PassThis joint resolution nullifies the Oil and Natural Gas Sector: Emission Standards for New, Reconstructed, and Modified Sources Review rule published by the Environmental Protection Agency on September 14, 2020. The rule finalized amendments to new s...
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2021-06-30
Became Public Law No: 117-23. (TXT | PDF)
USSB2210IntroA bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to expand access to home and community-based services (HCBS) under Medicaid, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2295IntroAddresses the practice of soring horses. The soring of horses includes various actions taken on horses' limbs to produce higher gaits that may cause pain, distress, inflammation, or lameness. Specifically, the bill expands soring regulation and enfor...
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2021-06-24
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB2206IntroDirects the Department of the Treasury to establish as a permanent program the Federal Child Savings Account Program not later than December 31, 2022. A program account shall be tax-exempt and distributions from an account shall be excludible from a ...
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2021-06-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB51IntroProvides for admission into the United States of the state of Washington, Douglass Commonwealth, composed of most of the territory of the District of Columbia. The commonwealth shall be admitted to the Union on an equal footing with the other states....
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2021-06-22
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB2093IntroAddresses voter access, election integrity and security, campaign finance, and ethics for the three branches of government. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g., vote-by...
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2021-06-22
Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 50 - 50. Record Vote Number: 246. (CR S4685)
USSB1747IntroDirects the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council to submit for approval by the Department of Commerce a modified fishery management plan for the commercial and recreational management of summer flounder, or an amendment to the plan, that is based ...
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2021-06-16
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.
USSR252IntroThis resolution condemns the recent rise in anti-Semitic violence and harassment targeting Jewish Americans. The resolution (1) recommits to combating anti-Semitism in all forms; and (2) calls on elected officials, faith leaders, and civil society le...
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2021-06-14
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (text: CR 05/27/2021 S3904-3905)
USSB2014IntroPermits legally married same sex couples to amend their tax returns to file as married filing jointly for returns outside of the statute of limitations.
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2021-06-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1260IntroEstablishes a Directorate for Technology and Innovation in the National Science Foundation (NSF) and establishes various programs and activities. The goals of the directorate shall be, among other things, the strengthening of U.S. leadership in criti...
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2021-06-08
Passed Senate, under the order of 5/28/21, having achieved 60 votes in the affirmative, with an amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 68 - 32. Record Vote Number: 226. (text: CR S4049-4499)
USSB1970IntroA bill to require the Secretary of Defense to conduct testing for and remediation of perfluoroalkyl substances and polyfluoroalkyl substances at or surrounding installations of the Department of Defense located in the United States, formerly used def...
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2021-06-08
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSR262IntroA resolution to authorize testimony, documents, and representation in United States v. Dodd.
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2021-06-08
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3997; text: CR S3992-3993)
USSR261IntroThis resolution expresses support for the rights, freedoms, and equal treatment of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) individuals. The resolution recognizes that LGBTQ rights are human rights and protected by the laws of the Unite...
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2021-06-08
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1973IntroA bill to require the Secretary of Defense to conduct testing, removal, and remediation of perfluoroalkyl substances and polyfluoroalkyl substances at all military installations, formerly used defense sites, and State-owned facilities of the National...
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2021-06-08
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSB1975IntroA bill to protect a person's ability to determine whether to continue or end a pregnancy, and to protect a health care provider's ability to provide abortion services.
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2021-06-08
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR263IntroA resolution to authorize testimony, documents, and representation in United States v. Taylor.
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2021-06-08
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3997; text: CR S3993)
USSR258IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the life and work of Senator John W. Warner.
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2021-05-28
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3931; text: CR S3935)
USSB1907IntroA bill to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to develop effluent limitations guidelines and standards and water quality criteria for PFAS under the Federal Water Pollution Control Act, to provide Federal grants to public...
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2021-05-27
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB1913IntroIncreases and establishes criminal penalties, which include imprisonment for up to one year, for an intentional violation of the prohibition on automated telephone marketing and messaging. In addition, a person may be imprisoned for up to three years...
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2021-05-27
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSR245IntroA resolution honoring the life and legacy of the late Senator David Henry Gambrell.
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2021-05-26
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3496; text: CR S3511)
USSR236IntroThis resolution authorizes (1) Bailey McCue, and any other employee of former Senator Cory Gardner's office from whom relevant evidence may be necessary, to testify and produce documents in the case of United States v. Wornick (except concerning matt...
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2021-05-25
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3460; text: CR S3428)
USSB937PassRequires a designated officer or employee of the Department of Justice (DOJ) to facilitate the expedited review of hate crimes and reports of hate crimes. DOJ must issue guidance for state, local, and tribal law enforcement agencies on establishing o...
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2021-05-20
Became Public Law No: 117-13. (TXT | PDF)
USSR117IntroThis resolution urges the United Kingdom (UK) and the European Union (EU) to support peace on the island of Ireland and the principles, objectives, and commitments of the Good Friday Agreement. The resolution also expresses support for subsequent agr...
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2021-05-17
Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S2551)
USSB747IntroEstablishes a mechanism for eligible aliens who worked as essential workers during the declared COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) public health emergency to apply for and obtain permanent resident status. The bill also narrows certain grounds...
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2021-05-12
Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, and Border Safety. Hearings held.
USSB1IntroAddresses voter access, election integrity and security, campaign finance, and ethics for the three branches of government. Specifically, the bill expands voter registration (e.g., automatic and same-day registration) and voting access (e.g., vote-by...
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2021-05-11
Committee on Rules and Administration. Failed to report favorably.
USSB1529IntroA bill to establish safety standards for certain limousines, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-10
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB1531IntroA bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Transportation to award grants to States that have enacted and are enforcing certain laws with respect to stretch limousines, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-10
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB1533IntroA bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to modify the definition of commercial motor vehicle, and for other purposes.
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2021-05-10
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB321EngrossDirects the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the award of a Congressional Gold Medal in honor of the women of the 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion (commonly known as the Six T...
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2021-05-04
Held at the desk.
USSB1479IntroAllows owners of eligible dwelling units a new tax credit through 2024 for 50% of the lead hazard reduction activity costs for each such unit, up to an aggregate of $4,000 per unit. An eligible dwelling unit is any unit located in the United States t...
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2021-04-29
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB810IntroProvides a presumption of service-connection for hypertension and monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS) for veterans who served in Vietnam between January 9, 1962, and May 7, 1975. Under a presumption of service-connection, specif...
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2021-04-28
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB1404IntroProvides for the award of a Congressional Gold Medal to the 23d Headquarters Special Troops and the 3133d Signal Services Company, known collectively as the Ghost Army, in recognition of unique and highly distinguished service during World War II.
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2021-04-28
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB1360IntroA bill to amend the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 1990 and the Head Start Act to promote child care and early learning, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR179IntroThis resolution makes temporary appointments to the Senate Select Committee on Ethics with respect to specified matters before the committee. Specifically, the bill replaces Senator Chris Coons and Senator James Lankford with Senator Ben Ray Luján a...
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2021-04-22
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2182; text: CR S2180)
USSB1298IntroA bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax incentives for increased investment in clean energy.
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2021-04-22
To Senate Finance Committee
USSR170IntroThis resolution extends condolences to the family and friends of former Vice President Walter Mondale. The resolution acknowledges Mondale's lifetime service to the United States, including as a U.S. Senator and as the first presidential candidate fr...
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2021-04-21
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2134-2135; text: CR S2129-2130)
USSB1265IntroA bill to amend section 2702 of title 18, United States Code, to prevent law enforcement and intelligence agencies from obtaining subscriber or customer records in exchange for anything of value, to address communications and records in the possessio...
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2021-04-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1255IntroA bill to require the Minority Business Development Agency of the Department of Commerce to promote and administer programs in the public and private sectors to assist the development of minority business enterprises, to ensure that such Agency has t...
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2021-04-20
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB1217IntroDirects the Securities and Exchange Commission to require an issuer of securities to annually disclose information regarding climate change-related risks posed to the issuer, including an issuer's strategies and actions to mitigate these risks. Speci...
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2021-04-19
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB1202IntroA bill to establish a program to improve community connectivity by identifying and removing or mitigating infrastructural barriers that create obstacles to mobility or economic development or expose the community to pollution and other health and saf...
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2021-04-19
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB1157IntroAllows an above-the-line tax deduction for union dues and expenses. (An above-the-line deduction is subtracted from gross income and is available whether or not a taxpayer itemizes other deductions.) The bill also reinstates the miscellaneous itemize...
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2021-04-15
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1195IntroProvides for paid and unpaid sick leave for employees to meet their own medical needs and those of their families. It requires employers with 15 or more employees to provide their employees with at least one hour of earned paid sick leave for every 3...
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2021-04-15
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1147IntroAuthorizes the receipt of both military retired pay and veterans' disability compensation with respect to any service-connected disability. Under current law, only veterans with service-connected disabilities rated at 50% or more receive both without...
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2021-04-15
To Senate Armed Services Committee
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